Directions from Ottawa to Charlottetown

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Recommended option

Fly Ottawa to Charlottetown  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Charlottetown (YYG) YOW - YYG

$167 - $387

Cheapest option

Fly Ottawa to Moncton, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Moncton (YQM) YOW - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown

$126 - $504

4 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly to Charlottetown  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Charlottetown (YYG) YUL - YYG

$165 - $509

Bus, carferry, bus and ferry  •  26 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal to Baie Saintt Paul, PQ
  3. Take the bus from Baie St Paul, PQ to Saint-Siméon, Capitale-Nationale, Quebec
  4. Take the carferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Riviere du Loup - 317 Hôtel de ville Ouest to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive

$302 - $362

Train, bus  •  24 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Amherst
  3. Take the bus from Amherst to Charlottetown 305

$136 - $421

Drive  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Charlottetown 837.1 miles

$110 - $160

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Charlottetown, PE, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Ottawa to Charlottetown 5 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Amherst
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $130
Economy
$150 - $210
Economy Plus
$210 - $300
Business
$230 - $320
Business Plus/Sleeper
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Montreal to Baie Saintt Paul, PQ
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Baie St Paul, PQ to Saint-Siméon, Capitale-Nationale, Quebec
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Riviere du Loup - 317 Hôtel de ville Ouest to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$205
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Ferry operators
Traverse Ferry
Phone
418-862-5094
Website
traverserdl.com
Car ferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
traverserdl.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Charlottetown is 977 km. The road distance is 1339 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 14 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown is to fly which takes 4 h 38 min and costs $210 - $500.

It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Ottawa to Charlottetown, including transfers.